Hello Who can identify the Crewmember of the "Gleason Crew" / "Malone Crew" on these Picture.kneeing first row right outside is 2nd. Lt George E. Zackert .Every help is welcome, Thank`s in advance streak98 (Dirk)..
My father-in-law Edgar Stoelting was blown out of his aircraft 8352 on Dec 31, 1944. Some accounts say he was severely injured. I can't document that with anyone in the family. The three surviving officers were sent to Stalag Luft 1, but I can find no record of where Ed was kept prisoner. Any help? ..
I search the Crew Member from the follow B-17:
B 17 43-39050
03. March 1945
Hi , Which members off this crew became also a POW ? 15/08/1944 Ruiselede ( Belgium )
8M- Sweetheart of the South
1st Lt Wofford Bradford D. Jr.piloot 0-807548 Georgia (3) (POW) 2nd Lt Daniel James W co-piloot 2nd Lt Pease Radmer W navigator
2nd Lt Mullins Charl..
Looking for info and or pictures of the tail letter and markings of my father's plane B-17 Sweet Sue 43-38190. He was a ball turret gunner in the 493bg 863sq stationed in Debach June 44 to October 44..
Hi, I am looking for information about a B-24 (Serial 42-94958) who made a crash landing on a Fighter airfield the 25th of June 1944. This airfield is located a few miles north-west of Bayeux, France. It is an emergency landing following Flak damage during the attack of Avord airfield, Fr. All infor..
In honor of my father-in-law , David R. Warren, I wanted to post a couple photos that I found in his "US Army Air Forces Service Album". He was stationed in Debach, England with the 493BG. He was a member of the Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum and we had the privilege of visiting it with him before..
All -- My great-uncle was a man named Oronzo "Otto" R. Sisto from Chicago, IL. Mr. Sisto never had children, so I'm trying to find out some things about his time in the service. I believe he was assigned to the 493rd, possibly as a co-pilot. I have a letter from Mr Sisto written on 493rd Bomb group ..
I am truly greatful this forum is carrying on, and wish I had joined sooner. I am looking for any info on my grandfather's plane info, mission list, etc. I grew up listening to great stories, and going to a few reunions with him and my dad (I was fairly little still in the early 80's)
He was called..
I would like to contact the individuals, or family members of same, listed below in order to learn some information on the forced landing of their B-17 "Hell and Back" at St. Trond, Belgium on 23 January 1945. Thanks. Al CrossonEarl H. Newkirk, Jr. PilotDonald L. Davidson CopilotBernard Jacobs Navig..